1903 Princeton Tigers football team

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1903 Princeton Tigers football
National Champions
Conference Independent
1903 record 11–0
Head coach Art Hillebrand (1st year)
« 1902 1904 »

The 1903 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1903 college football season. They finished with an 11–0 record and were retroactively named national champions by the Billingsley Report, Helms Athletic Foundation, Houlgate System, National Championship Foundation, and Parke H. Davis.[1] They outscored their opponents 259 to 6.[1]


Date Opponent Site Result
September 30 Swarthmore Princeton, NJ W 34–0  
October 3 Georgetown Princeton, NJ W 5–0  
October 7 Gettysburg Princeton, NJ W 68–0  
October 10 at Brown Providence, RI W 29–0  
October 14 Lehigh Princeton, NJ W 12–0  
October 17 Carlisle Princeton, NJ W 11–0  
October 21 Bucknell Princeton, NJ W 17–0  
October 24 Dartmouth Princeton, NJ W 17–0  
October 31 Cornell Princeton, NJ W 44–0  
November 7 Lafayette Princeton, NJ W 11–0  
November 14 at Yale Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 11–6  
*Non-conference game.